The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Adobe Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe
Rank 185 203 214
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +11
Contract jobs citing Adobe 608 541 466
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.29% 1.15% 1.03%
As % of the Vendors category 3.02% 2.51% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 428 324 286
Average daily rate £365 £340 £326
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £161 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £309 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.72% +1.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 45 23
Average hourly rate £27.50 £16.72 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.47% -1.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.00 £11.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £85.47 £43.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £16.72 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -33.12%
Adobe
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
20132 21592 20644
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 42.66% 45.85% 45.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 12166 12738 11641
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 810 932 923
Average hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £17.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% +1.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Adobe across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in England

Adobe
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Adobe across the England region.

Adobe Daily Rate Trend in England

Adobe
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Adobe across the England region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Adobe Daily Rate Histogram in England

Adobe
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Adobe across the England region.

Adobe Hourly Rate Trend in England

Adobe
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Adobe across the England region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Adobe Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Adobe
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe within the England region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +51 369 £400 +13.07% 87
South East +8 118 £306 -4.37% 38
South West +11 25 £225 -40.00% 16
North West -13 25 £225 -18.18% 24
West Midlands -4 24 £350 +20.68% 28
East of England +2 21 £400 +284.61% 18
Yorkshire -33 16 £338 +17.39% 27
East Midlands -19 14 £300 -22.07% 8
North East -22 3 £325 -29.72% 1
Adobe
UK

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Adobe also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Adobe.

1 556 (44.95%) HTML
2 439 (35.49%) CSS
3 386 (31.20%) Photoshop
4 364 (29.43%) User Experience
5 353 (28.54%) JavaScript
6 338 (27.32%) Agile Software Development
7 250 (20.21%) Adobe Illustrator
8 242 (19.56%) Marketing
9 236 (19.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 221 (17.87%) Java
11 217 (17.54%) HTML5
12 198 (16.01%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 196 (15.84%) CMS
14 162 (13.10%) E-Commerce
15 161 (13.02%) Analytics
16 151 (12.21%) Finance
17 150 (12.13%) Front End Development
18 147 (11.88%) Microsoft
19 135 (10.91%) jQuery
20 130 (10.51%) Axure RP
21 124 (10.02%) CSS3
22 110 (8.89%) AngularJS
23 103 (8.33%) Degree
24 101 (8.16%) Windows
25 100 (8.08%) Project Management
25 100 (8.08%) Web Design
25 100 (8.08%) Content Management
26 96 (7.76%) MS Office
27 95 (7.68%) Banking
28 92 (7.44%) Responsive Web Design

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Adobe also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Adobe. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 236 (19.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 196 (15.84%) CMS
3 46 (3.72%) Node.js
4 39 (3.15%) SharePoint
5 29 (2.34%) Tomcat
5 29 (2.34%) WordPress
6 28 (2.26%) IBM Notes
7 26 (2.10%) Confluence
8 22 (1.78%) Apache
9 20 (1.62%) Apache Solr
9 20 (1.62%) Drupal
10 17 (1.37%) Sitecore CMS
11 16 (1.29%) LiveCycle
11 16 (1.29%) WebLogic
12 15 (1.21%) JBoss
13 14 (1.13%) Skype for Business
14 13 (1.05%) IIS
15 12 (0.97%) Moodle
16 10 (0.81%) MS Exchange
16 10 (0.81%) Umbraco
Applications
1 386 (31.20%) Photoshop
2 250 (20.21%) Adobe Illustrator
3 198 (16.01%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 96 (7.76%) MS Office
5 73 (5.90%) MS Excel
6 72 (5.82%) Acrobat
6 72 (5.82%) InDesign
7 53 (4.28%) MS PowerPoint
8 46 (3.72%) MS Visio
9 43 (3.48%) Adobe Captivate
10 37 (2.99%) OmniGraffle
11 26 (2.10%) Adobe After Effects
12 18 (1.46%) Adobe Premiere
13 11 (0.89%) Fireworks
13 11 (0.89%) MS Project
14 9 (0.73%) FrameMaker
14 9 (0.73%) RoboHelp
14 9 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
15 8 (0.65%) Final Cut Pro
16 7 (0.57%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 41 (3.31%) Adobe Campaign
2 14 (1.13%) WebTrends
3 12 (0.97%) Eloqua
4 11 (0.89%) Unica
5 6 (0.49%) Data Workbench
5 6 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (0.49%) Magento
5 6 (0.49%) Radian6
6 4 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
6 4 (0.32%) SDL Web 8
7 3 (0.24%) SAP PSCD
8 2 (0.16%) Maximo
8 2 (0.16%) Primavera
8 2 (0.16%) SAP IS-U
8 2 (0.16%) TRIRIGA
9 1 (0.081%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.081%) PeopleSoft HRMS
9 1 (0.081%) SAP CRM
9 1 (0.081%) SAP MDM
9 1 (0.081%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 81 (6.55%) Adobe Analytics
2 62 (5.01%) Google Analytics
3 28 (2.26%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 28 (2.26%) Amazon AWS
4 20 (1.62%) GitHub
5 11 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
6 10 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (0.81%) Google Tag Manager
7 9 (0.73%) MailChimp
8 8 (0.65%) Google Apps
9 5 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (0.40%) SaaS
10 3 (0.24%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.24%) CloudFront
10 3 (0.24%) Silverpop
11 2 (0.16%) Office 365
11 2 (0.16%) Yammer
12 1 (0.081%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.081%) Google App Engine
12 1 (0.081%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 66 (5.34%) Internet
2 33 (2.67%) HTTP
3 31 (2.51%) Intranet
4 30 (2.43%) TCP/IP
5 26 (2.10%) WebEx
6 22 (1.78%) VPN
7 16 (1.29%) LDAP
8 12 (0.97%) LAN
9 10 (0.81%) WAN
10 9 (0.73%) DNS
11 8 (0.65%) DHCP
11 8 (0.65%) Wireless
12 7 (0.57%) Firewall
13 6 (0.49%) HTTPS
14 5 (0.40%) BGP
14 5 (0.40%) OSPF
14 5 (0.40%) Remote Desktop
14 5 (0.40%) RIP
14 5 (0.40%) Skype
14 5 (0.40%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (2.18%) Relational Database
2 24 (1.94%) MongoDB
3 18 (1.46%) MySQL
3 18 (1.46%) SQL Server
4 11 (0.89%) NoSQL
5 10 (0.81%) RDBMS
6 8 (0.65%) FileMaker
7 7 (0.57%) Big Data
8 6 (0.49%) Spotfire
9 4 (0.32%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (0.32%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.24%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.24%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.24%) SQLite
11 2 (0.16%) Base SAS
11 2 (0.16%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (0.16%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.16%) QlikView
11 2 (0.16%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 130 (10.51%) Axure RP
2 71 (5.74%) Git (software)
3 59 (4.77%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 45 (3.64%) JIRA
5 42 (3.40%) Maven
6 34 (2.75%) Dreamweaver
7 24 (1.94%) Selenium
8 22 (1.78%) Grunt
9 20 (1.62%) Visual Studio
10 19 (1.54%) Cucumber
10 19 (1.54%) Subversion
11 17 (1.37%) Mockito
12 16 (1.29%) Jenkins
13 13 (1.05%) gulp
14 11 (0.89%) WebStorm
15 9 (0.73%) CruiseControl
15 9 (0.73%) Eclipse
16 8 (0.65%) Jasmine
17 7 (0.57%) TeamCity
18 6 (0.49%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 242 (19.56%) Marketing
2 151 (12.21%) Finance
3 95 (7.68%) Banking
4 57 (4.61%) Retail
5 53 (4.28%) Investment Banking
6 48 (3.88%) Telecoms
7 34 (2.75%) Publishing
8 28 (2.26%) Games
9 27 (2.18%) Back Office
10 21 (1.70%) Legal
11 15 (1.21%) Advertising
11 15 (1.21%) Multimedia
12 13 (1.05%) Law
13 12 (0.97%) Front Office
14 11 (0.89%) Automotive
15 9 (0.73%) Billing
16 6 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
17 4 (0.32%) Brand Awareness
17 4 (0.32%) Local Government
17 4 (0.32%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 363 (29.35%) Designer
2 336 (27.16%) Developer
3 141 (11.40%) UX Designer
4 113 (9.14%) Analyst
4 113 (9.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 102 (8.25%) Architect
6 85 (6.87%) Consultant
7 78 (6.31%) Web Developer
8 76 (6.14%) HTML Developer
9 71 (5.74%) UI Designer
10 58 (4.69%) Web Designer
11 57 (4.61%) Java Developer
12 48 (3.88%) Digital Designer
12 48 (3.88%) HTML CSS Developer
13 47 (3.80%) JavaScript Developer
13 47 (3.80%) User Experience Architect
14 43 (3.48%) Senior Developer
15 42 (3.40%) Photoshop Designer
15 42 (3.40%) Visual Designer
16 36 (2.91%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 556 (44.95%) HTML
2 439 (35.49%) CSS
3 217 (17.54%) HTML5
4 135 (10.91%) jQuery
5 124 (10.02%) CSS3
6 110 (8.89%) AngularJS
7 76 (6.14%) J2EE
8 66 (5.34%) XML
9 61 (4.93%) Sass
10 56 (4.53%) Flash
11 55 (4.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 49 (3.96%) .NET
13 47 (3.80%) Web Services
14 40 (3.23%) JSON
15 38 (3.07%) Middleware
16 37 (2.99%) SOAP
16 37 (2.99%) Spring
17 35 (2.83%) LESS
18 34 (2.75%) RESTful
19 32 (2.59%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 364 (29.43%) User Experience
2 59 (4.77%) Analytical Skills
3 54 (4.37%) Mobile App
4 53 (4.28%) Social Media
5 51 (4.12%) Graphic Design
6 44 (3.56%) e-Learning
7 40 (3.23%) Visualisation
8 33 (2.67%) Psychology
9 29 (2.34%) Computer Science
9 29 (2.34%) Fixed Income
10 26 (2.10%) Photography
11 25 (2.02%) Animation
12 24 (1.94%) Digital Media
12 24 (1.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 22 (1.78%) Management Information System
14 19 (1.54%) RIA
15 14 (1.13%) Video Conferencing
16 13 (1.05%) Blog
16 13 (1.05%) Clustering
17 12 (0.97%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 101 (8.16%) Windows
2 60 (4.85%) Linux
3 46 (3.72%) Apple iOS
4 39 (3.15%) Android
5 31 (2.51%) Windows XP
6 30 (2.43%) Unix
7 24 (1.94%) Windows Server
8 22 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 18 (1.46%) Windows 7
10 16 (1.29%) Mac OS X
11 13 (1.05%) Windows Vista
12 10 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (0.73%) Windows 2000
13 9 (0.73%) Windows 8
13 9 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
14 6 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
15 4 (0.32%) CentOS
15 4 (0.32%) Mac OS
16 2 (0.16%) AIX
17 1 (0.081%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 338 (27.32%) Agile Software Development
2 162 (13.10%) E-Commerce
3 161 (13.02%) Analytics
4 150 (12.13%) Front End Development
5 100 (8.08%) Content Management
5 100 (8.08%) Project Management
5 100 (8.08%) Web Design
6 92 (7.44%) Responsive Web Design
7 74 (5.98%) Information Architecture
8 73 (5.90%) Digital Marketing
9 69 (5.58%) Scrum
10 64 (5.17%) Web Analytics
11 61 (4.93%) Usability Testing
12 59 (4.77%) Stakeholder Management
13 58 (4.69%) CRM
14 53 (4.28%) SEO
14 53 (4.28%) Workflow
15 48 (3.88%) Typography
16 47 (3.80%) ITIL
17 46 (3.72%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 353 (28.54%) JavaScript
2 221 (17.87%) Java
3 78 (6.31%) SQL
4 56 (4.53%) PHP
5 38 (3.07%) C#
6 19 (1.54%) ActionScript
7 16 (1.29%) C
8 14 (1.13%) Python
9 12 (0.97%) ActionScript 3.0
9 12 (0.97%) XAML
10 10 (0.81%) ActionScript 2.0
11 9 (0.73%) PowerShell
12 8 (0.65%) ABAP
13 6 (0.49%) Bash Shell
13 6 (0.49%) Perl
14 5 (0.40%) Groovy
14 5 (0.40%) Shell Script
15 4 (0.32%) Ruby
15 4 (0.32%) VB
15 4 (0.32%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 103 (8.33%) Degree
2 31 (2.51%) Security Cleared
3 19 (1.54%) SC Cleared
4 15 (1.21%) CIPD
5 10 (0.81%) MCP
5 10 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (0.40%) PMI Certification
8 4 (0.32%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (0.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (0.24%) CCNA
9 3 (0.24%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.24%) MCSA
9 3 (0.24%) PMP
10 2 (0.16%) A+ Certification
10 2 (0.16%) MCSE
10 2 (0.16%) MCTS
10 2 (0.16%) Network+ Certification
11 1 (0.081%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (2.18%) QA
2 15 (1.21%) SLA
3 14 (1.13%) WCAG
4 4 (0.32%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.24%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (0.24%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.081%) WAI
System Software
1 42 (3.40%) Active Directory
2 11 (0.89%) Varnish
3 8 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.49%) Docker
5 3 (0.24%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.24%) KVM
5 3 (0.24%) Squid
5 3 (0.24%) StorNext
5 3 (0.24%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 3 (0.24%) Xsan
6 1 (0.081%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.081%) DFS Replication
6 1 (0.081%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (0.97%) SCCM
2 11 (0.89%) DameWare
3 7 (0.57%) Puppet
4 6 (0.49%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (0.32%) Ansible
5 4 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.32%) WSUS
6 3 (0.24%) CA Single Sign-On
6 3 (0.24%) Casper Suite
6 3 (0.24%) Kubernetes
6 3 (0.24%) Mesos
6 3 (0.24%) OpenSSO
6 3 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.16%) Nagios
7 2 (0.16%) ServiceCenter
8 1 (0.081%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.081%) cPanel
8 1 (0.081%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.081%) Salt
Vendors
1 147 (11.88%) Microsoft
2 90 (7.28%) Google
3 67 (5.42%) Oracle
4 41 (3.31%) Apple
5 33 (2.67%) Omniture
6 30 (2.43%) Sitecore
7 28 (2.26%) Lotus
8 25 (2.02%) Citrix
9 22 (1.78%) Red Hat
10 21 (1.70%) SAP
11 19 (1.54%) Atlassian
11 19 (1.54%) Symantec
12 18 (1.46%) IBM
12 18 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
13 17 (1.37%) Cisco
14 15 (1.21%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
15 14 (1.13%) hybris
16 13 (1.05%) HP
17 12 (0.97%) Intel Security
17 12 (0.97%) PeopleSoft
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